Tuesday's Expert Wrap - NRL Round 4

We've arrived at the end of the Round 3 of the 2014 National Rugby League Telstra Premiership! Check out all the results, reports and player of the year points right here.

No more undefeated sides with the Dragons and Storm both succumbing to more powerful opponents at the weekend, while the Knights lifted themselves out of a share of last, leaving Cronulla alone and winless at the bottom. The Titans continued their quiet surge toward the top of the table while the Rabbitohs fell to their third straight loss, leaving them winless since the opening night of the season.

Lots of big scores across the weekend - here's a look back at Round 4:


2014 National Rugby League
Telstra Premiership Round 4 (March 28, 29, 30, 31)


Sydney Roosters 0 Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles 8
Venue: Allianz Stadium
Date: Friday 28 March 2014 at 7:40pm
Crowd: 14902
Halftime Score: Sydney Roosters 0 Manly-Warringah Sea Eagles 6

LeagueUnlimited.com Players of the Match:
3 points - Kieran Foran
2 points - Steve Matai
1 point - Jake Friend

SYDNEY ROOSTERS (0)

MANLY-WARRINGAH SEA EAGLES (8)
Tries: Cheyse Blair
Field Goals: Steve Matai (0/1), Daly Cherry-Evans (0/1)
Conversions: Jamie Lyon (0/1)
Penalty Goals: Jamie Lyon (2/2)

Match Report: Sea Eagles scrape out win over Roosters - Aaron Thomas


St. George Illawarra Dragons 20 Brisbane Broncos 36
Venue: WIN Stadium
Date: Friday 28 March 2014 at 8:00pm
Crowd: 10526
Halftime Score: St. George Illawarra Dragons 10 Brisbane Broncos 18

LeagueUnlimited.com Players of the Match:
3 points - Ben Hunt
2 points - Jason Nightingale
1 point - Sam Thaiday

ST. GEORGE ILLAWARRA DRAGONS (20)
Tries: Jason Nightingale (2), Brett Morris, Gerard Beale
Conversions: Gareth Widdop (2/4)

BRISBANE BRONCOS (36)
Tries: Matt Gillett (2), Sam Thaiday, Todd Lowrie, Dale Copley, Ben Hunt
Conversions: Corey Parker (6/6)

Match Report: Broncos dominate high scoring contest - Tim Costello


New Zealand Warriors 42 Wests Tigers 18
Venue: Westpac Stadium
Date: Saturday 29 March 2014 at 3:00pm
Crowd: 22512
Halftime Score: New Zealand Warriors 14 Wests Tigers 12

LeagueUnlimited.com Players of the Match:
3 points - Glen Fisiiahi
2 points - Konrad Hurrell
1 point - Aaron Woods

NEW ZEALAND WARRIORS (42)
Tries: Glen Fisiiahi (4), Shaun Johnson, Manu Vatuvei, Jayson Bukuya, Sam Tomkins
Conversions: Shaun Johnson (5/8)

WESTS TIGERS (18)
Tries: Braith Anasta, James Tedesco, Robbie Farah
Conversions: Pat Richards (3/3)

Match Report: Rampaging Warriors surge past Tigers - Kevin Bertao


Parramatta Eels 32 Penrith Panthers 16
Venue: Pirtek Stadium
Date: Saturday 29 March 2014 at 5:30pm
Crowd: 14448
Halftime Score: Parramatta Eels 12 Penrith Panthers 10

LeagueUnlimited.com Players of the Match:
3 points - Jarryd Hayne
2 points - Nathan Peats
1 point - Chris Sandow

PARRAMATTA EELS (32)
Tries: Willie Tonga, Nathan Peats, Manu Ma'u, Semi Radradra, Jarryd Hayne, Ken Sio
Conversions: Chris Sandow (4/6)

PENRITH PANTHERS (16)
Tries: Isaac John, Lewis Brown, Dean Whare
Conversions: Matt Moylan (2/3)

Match Report: Sandow returns in solid Eels side - Aaron Thomas


Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 40 Melbourne Storm 12
Venue: NIB Stadium
Date: Saturday 29 March 2014 at 7:30pm
Crowd: 12014
Halftime Score: Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs 12 Melbourne Storm 10

LeagueUnlimited.com Players of the Match:
3 points - Josh Jackson
2 points - Josh Reynolds
1 point - Timoteo Lafai

CANTERBURY-BANKSTOWN BULLDOGS (40)
Tries: Trent Hodkinson, Josh Morris, David Klemmer, Josh Jackson, James Graham, Chase Stanley, Timoteo Lafai
Conversions: Trent Hodkinson (6/7)

MELBOURNE STORM (12)
Tries: Billy Slater, Will Chambers
Conversions: Tohu Harris (1/2)
Penalty Goals: Tohu Harris (1/1)

Match Report: The Wet And Wild West Belongs to Canterbury - Josh Robertson


South Sydney Rabbitohs 18 Canberra Raiders 30
Venue: ANZ Stadium
Date: Sunday 30 March 2014 at 2:00pm
Crowd: 16032
Halftime Score: South Sydney Rabbitohs 0 Canberra Raiders 22

LeagueUnlimited.com Players of the Match:
3 points - Terry Campese
2 points - Josh McCrone
1 point - Anthony Milford

SOUTH SYDNEY RABBITOHS (18)
Tries: Dylan Walker, George Burgess, Chris McQueen
Conversions: Adam Reynolds (3/3)

CANBERRA RAIDERS (30)
Tries: Reece Robinson (2), Dane Tilse, Anthony Milford, Jack Wighton
Field Goals: Anthony Milford (0/1)
Conversions: Jarrod Croker (4/5)
Penalty Goals: Jarrod Croker (1/1)

Match Report: Raiders stun Rabbitohs at ANZ - Tim Costello


Newcastle Knights 30 Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks 0
Venue: Hunter Stadium
Date: Sunday 30 March 2014 at 3:00pm
Crowd: 18196
Halftime Score: Newcastle Knights 26 Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks 0

LeagueUnlimited.com Players of the Match:
3 points - Joseph Leilua
2 points - Kade Snowden
1 point - Tyrone Roberts

NEWCASTLE KNIGHTS (30)
Tries: Joseph Leilua (3), Tyrone Roberts, Robbie Rochow, Darius Boyd
Conversions: Tyrone Roberts (3/6)

CRONULLA-SUTHERLAND SHARKS (0)

Match Report: Knights do it for Alex - Luke Wenitong


Gold Coast Titans 13 North Queensland Cowboys 12
Venue: Cbus Super Stadium
Date: Monday 31 March 2014 at 7:30pm
Crowd: 9482
Halftime Score: Gold Coast Titans 0 North Queensland Cowboys 6

LeagueUnlimited.com Players of the Match:
3 points - Aidan Sezer
2 points - Paul Carter
1 point - Johnathan Thurston

GOLD COAST TITANS (13)
Tries: Kevin Gordon, Brad Tighe
Field Goals: Aidan Sezer (1/1)
Conversions: Greg Bird (1/1), Aidan Sezer (1/1)

NORTH QUEENSLAND COWBOYS (12)
Tries: Johnathan Thurston, Matthew Scott
Conversions: Johnathan Thurston (2/2)

Match Report: Titans slither past Cowboys in tough slog - Justin Davies


NRL 2014 - looking back:

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